Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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lace fragment
  • Italy
  • lace fragment, 1500s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • lace, linen, needlepoint, bobbin edge
  • Gift of Miss Margaret Taylor Johnstone
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0011.03.a

Fragments of "reticello" insertion, divided into squares, each one enclosing a concentric circle design. Tiny scalloped edge of bobbin lace.